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Coastal Marine Zones [mzddmmyy]
Offshore Marine Zones [ozddmmyy]
High Seas Marine Zones [hzddmmyy]


Overview of Coastal, Offshore and High Seas Marine Zones
Detailed view of the Marine Zones and access to forecasts.
Detailed view of the Offshore Zones and access to forecasts.

Description Valid Date Available Version(s) Size (bytes) #Records MD5Sum Documentation
Coastal Marine Zones
Including the Great Lakes
4 June 2014 Download Compressed Shapefile mz04jn14b.zip 17,387,858 479 12b5d8f49d32b06d8ac09712499062ad Change History Metadata
2 December 2014 Download Compressed Shapefile mz02de14a.zip 17,387,858 519 d39e0b1fb1e1685d4d90930b5e3208b4
Offshore Marine Zones 2 April 2013 Download Compressed Shapefile oz02ap13.zip 446,346 56 cdac14b733376c35140af558e6102b65 Change History Metadata
1 April 2014 Download Compressed Shapefile oz01ap14b.zip 456,128 80 dad635dd76787aded5a4cc6845bb489a
High Seas Zones 4 June 2014 Download Compressed Shapefile hz04jn14.zip 103,258 7 bf4dd06fac4db12013b9a606b2d5895f Change History Metadata

File Specifications:

Naming Convention: mz ddmmyy .shp/.shx/.dbf - where .shp, .shx, .dbf are the extensions of the 3 component files of the shapefile and .prj is the projection file.
Shapefile Type: polygon
Source: NWSI 10-302

Attributes:

field name type width,dec description
ID character 6 Marine Zone Identifier
WFO character 3 Assigned WFO (Office Identifier)
NAME character 250 Name of Marine Zone
LON numeric 10,5 Longitude of Centroid [decimal degrees]
LAT numeric 9,5 Latitude of Centroid [decimal degrees]

Comments: Due to increased lead time for implementation of offical changes, the current version and the new version of the shapefiles will not be available on this page.



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